Dr. Steven Jurek
Department of Political Science and International Studies
Faculty Advisor, European Union Simulation (EuroSim)
233 Albert W. Brown Building
Ph.D. in Political Science, University at Buffalo, 2007.
M.A. in Political Science, University at Buffalo, 2000.
B.S. in Political Science, University at Albany/Buffalo, 1996.
Research and Teaching Interests:
Democratization in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union.
Steve J. Jurek and Farida Jalalzai. 2012. “Executive Representation Worldwide: Indistinguishable Elite, Multifarious Masses.” International Journal of Diversity in Organizations, Communities, and Nations, Volume 11, Issues 4, pp.71-84
James E. Campbell and Steve J. Jurek “The Decline of Competition and Change in Congressional Elections.” In The United States Congress: A Century of Change, edited by Sunil Ahuja and Robert Dewhirst (Ohio State University Press, Fall 2005).
“Civil–military Relations in Eastern Europe: Comparisons in Transitioning Democracies; Cases of Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic, and Romania.” Forthcoming.“Spatial–electoral Relationships and Competition in Eastern European Elections: Proximity to the Former Soviet Union.” Forthcoming.